Pale Ale | John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House

BA SCORE
84
good
75 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House
Massachusetts, United States
johnharvards.com

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-26-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
75
Reviews:
46
Avg:
3.7
pDev:
11.62%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
7
For Trade:
0
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3.75/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.71/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of Tank880
3/5  rDev -18.9%

No head. Nice color. Good taste but does not blow me away.

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3.72/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Serving: On draft into an imperial pint
Served: 25 October 2014

Appearance: A somewhat hazy, soft yellow color with a soapy, bright white head. The head does collapse relatively fast, but leaves some light lacing.

Smell: Doesn't smell like much, but there is a soft hoppiness in the nose along with some sweet malts.

Taste: A nice well-balanced beer between malts and hops. The hops are soft and not very assertive, while the malts provide some decent white-bread sweetness almost. Significantly less hoppy than most pale ales, though I attribute this to the style (English vs. American). Malts do provide a hint of strange astringency.

Feel: Great carbonation and medium body.

Overall: A good beer and one I could drink in quantity here. It's nothing that'll blow your world, but is a serviceable beer.

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

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3.76/5  rDev +1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -32.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

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2.5/5  rDev -32.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

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Pale Ale from John Harvard's Brewery & Ale House
3.7 out of 5 based on 75 ratings.
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